Senior Structural Designer in Tallahassee, FL

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Wood Group   •  

Tallahassee, FL 32301

Industry: Energy & Utilities


11 - 15 years

Posted 31 days ago

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently seeking a dynamic and innovative individual to fill the role of Senior Structural Designer in our Tallahassee office.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and drafting of reinforced concrete foundations/slabs and structural steel structures/platforms for industrial plants in pulp and paper, chemical, cement, and power industries. Design and drafting will be completed using both 2D and 3D CAD software.
  • Prepare project documents in accordance with project and company standards
  • Ensure designs are produced in accordance with project, discipline, statutory regulations, good practice and procedural requirements and ensure completion within required effort hours and budget
  • Identify design change issues and clearly communicate these issues to project management in timely manner.
  • Provide technical support and timely transfer of information to other disciplines
  • Provide input to capital estimates such as material takeoff quantities
  • Act as checker for other designers
  • Analyze feedback from fabricators and construction personnel to improve design drawings.
  • Provide guidance and advice to less experienced designers
  • Establish good working relationships and communication with area leads, department managers, clients and other team members to ensure coordination and compatibility of design.

Skills / Qualifications

  • 10 plus years' experience working in a mechanical / piping engineering company
  • Competency in Microstation and/or AutoCAD
  • Competency in 3D Design tools
  • Effective communication skills
  • Must pass drug test, background check, and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with company driving (MVR) policy.
  • Project work will include some field work at client's jobsite to review existing installations. Candidates must be physically fit enough to climb ladders and stairs within industrial plants.

Valid Through: 2019-11-14